Artificial intelligence (AI), in the context of computer science, is a discipline and a set of cognitive and intellectual capacities expressed by computer systems or combinations of algorithms, the purpose of which is to create machines that imitate human intelligence to perform tasks, and that can improve as they collect more information. And now that artificial intelligence can create work on its own, what are the implications for copyright?
“In the universe of utilitarianism, a hammer is worth more than a symphony, a knife more than a poem, a wrench more than a painting: after all, it is easy to realize the effectiveness of a tool; and it is increasingly difficult to understand what music, literature or art can be for” (Nuccio Ordine, Diamante 1958 - Cosenza 2023).
When I create a work and upload it online, terms and conditions of many sites ask for me to transfer my copyright to the site. Does that mean I lose all those rights in them for the future?